| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:46 PM
When it became clear Blake Griffin wasn't injured in the third quarter, the Clippers felt much better about their chances of beating a short-handed Brooklyn Nets team Saturday night at Staples Center.
Griffin had a strong game throughout, collecting a...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Shortly before the season began, Maryland men's basketball players sat down at computers, logged in with special passwords and began answering seven probing questions not only about basketball, but about themselves.
"From whom do you seek input and...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 3:06 PM
The Maryland-Duke rivalry is fading away. But before it disappears, the Blue Devils and their fans gave the Terps another blast Saturday of the noise and taunts and pressure defense that have come to characterize the teams' games at Cameron Indoor...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Lakers forward Ryan Kelly received consideration, but not enough votes to make the NBA's all-rookie first or second teams.
Voted on by a panel of 125 sportswriters and broadcasters, Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams was the only unanimous...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:44 AM
When it comes to men's basketball strength and national exposure, the rich have gotten richer in the Atlantic Coast Conference with the introduction of Syracuse, Notre Dame and Pittsburgh to a family that already includes Duke, North Carolina and...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 1:07 PM
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Andre Dawkins' defense led to a highlight-reel dunk. His timely scoring helped prevent one loss from becoming two for Duke.
Dawkins scored 12 of his 14 points after halftime, and the top-ranked Blue Devils bounced back from their...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:00 PM
Though Virginia coach Tony Bennett preaches improvement and taking steps forward regardless of the outcome, it's hard to view Wednesday as anything other than regression.
The outmanned Cavaliers, often competitive even in defeat, exhibited little...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 8:38 PM
BLACKSBURG — Seldom do opportunities arise like the one Virginia Tech had Saturday night against No. 1 Duke. Tech coach Seth Greenberg knows it, his players know it and an interested NCAA tournament committee certainly took note.
This stage offered...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 10:08 AM
Today (Feb. 23), less than a week after this post, Mason Plumlee was named first-team Academic All-America.
International travel carries many requirements, passport, patience and Pepto-Bismol among them. For Mason...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 12:03 PM
All season, Virginia's Mike Scott has served as his team's lone dependable offensive threat on a game-by-game basis, while Bethel High graduate Jontel Evans has been U.Va.'s primary defensive catalyst.
Without either of them, climbing to the fourth...